Guest Post: How to Use New Tools for Old Video Games by Diana Maria

September 23, 2013

I would like to welcome back Diana Maria back to the backwoods! She will be sharing another cool post about one of my favorite hobbies: video games. This post will cater more to the vintage gamer crowd out there. I love the vintage as well as much as the new stuff. Enjoy!

Barnstar for WikiProject Video Games.

Barnstar for WikiProject Video Games. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

If you compare playing video games of older and new days, things have really changed a lot. Older days had bulky kind of interfaces and machines to play the games, now you have much sleeker and portable kind mobile devices like tablets and smartphones, wherein you play these games very easily. The fact is you have the option of playing even some of the older generation video games which you have played during your childhood or seen them being tried by your elders enjoying long before over these new interfaces or devices the feeling would be something really exotic. With the help of the newer tools, the gaming experience simply goes mind blowing, since you can enjoy the same old games with great ease and simplicity, which was not the case when you played the same old games around a decade before. In this way, you can have a nostalgic experience while playing these older games with the new tools. So it is always good to use the new tools for playing your old video games.

Enjoy the nostalgia

We often remember our childhood days and the games we used to play over the bulkier machines. The kind of attachment you had playing with these games cannot be realized by your next or today’s generation. But don’t worry, you can still play those games and get a good flashback of your older days. The kind of nostalgia is simply incredible while playing the same old games using some of the new tools like consoles, or over the modern day interfaces like smartphone and tablets. Thus playing the same old video games with the help of new and modern tools can help you get a flashback of your childhood. Hence playing the same can be really a wise decision.

Improve your gaming experience with new tools

A number of people remember their older days and the video games they played in their childhood. Yes the gaming experience you had can be very much different as you can find some noticeable differences or changes in the games, how to enter in the past playing these games with new tools would be a worthy experience. The fact of the matter is playing the same old games can really give you some incredible experience as the modern tools make the gaming experience something incredible.  The fact of the matter is there are so many modern tools, which even make some of the most difficult games of your time very much playable. Hence the games, which you were seen struggling a lot to master and win different levels could be easily, covered using certain modern tools. You would be surprised and overjoyed to see your 10 year old child breaking all the shackles in old games like Pacific Wings, Missile Command, Frogger Free, etc. using the modern tools very easily, which took some time to master the same while playing with older machines.

Final word

Playing the older video games using the modern day tools and interfaces can be an incredible experience- both in terms of emotions and gaming experience. These really give you incredible feeling of your childhood days and render you some nostalgic moments.

About Author: This Post is written by Diana. She is a writer/blogger. She writes articles on Technology, social media, WordPress, Gamification, website development and online development etc. These days she contributes on amplify

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